The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 581 505 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.31% 5.96% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.66% 8.41% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 318 314
Average daily rate
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£404 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.98 £30.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +27.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -10.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6712 6005 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.90% 70.84% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 3231 3262
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 255 321
Average hourly rate £22.63 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 178 £413 +10.00% 30
Buckinghamshire +17 108 £395 +8.21% 21
Hampshire -14 92 £450 +5.88% 22
Surrey -2 78 £425 +7.93% 21
West Sussex -14 29 £320 -8.57% 9
Oxfordshire -11 28 £370 -5.12% 4
East Sussex +5 19 £350 -12.50% 2
Middlesex +3 19 £480 -12.81% 2
Kent -5 13 £388 +19.23% 11
Sussex +5 6 £400 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 612 (54.06%) Project Management
2 361 (31.89%) Finance
3 238 (21.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 230 (20.32%) MS Project
5 221 (19.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 211 (18.64%) ITIL
7 186 (16.43%) Microsoft
8 185 (16.34%) PMI Certification
9 182 (16.08%) MS Excel
10 161 (14.22%) Telecoms
11 140 (12.37%) Security Cleared
12 131 (11.57%) PMP
13 122 (10.78%) SharePoint
14 110 (9.72%) SC Cleared
15 109 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 104 (9.19%) PRINCE
17 102 (9.01%) Programme Management
17 102 (9.01%) Project Planning
18 101 (8.92%) Oracle
19 100 (8.83%) MS Office
20 99 (8.75%) Change Management
21 96 (8.48%) Degree
22 79 (6.98%) Risk Management
22 79 (6.98%) Migration
22 79 (6.98%) Windows
23 78 (6.89%) Scrum
24 77 (6.80%) Retail
25 66 (5.83%) SAP
26 63 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
27 62 (5.48%) PMI

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 122 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.88%) Lync
3 9 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.80%) WebSphere
3 9 (0.80%) MS Project Server
4 7 (0.62%) Apache
5 4 (0.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.35%) GlassFish
5 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.18%) CMS
7 2 (0.18%) SAS
7 2 (0.18%) Drupal
7 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.088%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.088%) IIS
Applications
1 230 (20.32%) MS Project
2 182 (16.08%) MS Excel
3 100 (8.83%) MS Office
4 56 (4.95%) MS Visio
5 51 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.35%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.088%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.27%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.27%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.18%) Demantra
7 2 (0.18%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.088%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.088%) Agresso
8 1 (0.088%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.088%) assyst
8 1 (0.088%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.62%) Office 365
2 5 (0.44%) SaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) IaaS
4 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.088%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.65%) WAN
2 28 (2.47%) LAN
3 20 (1.77%) Firewall
4 18 (1.59%) Internet
5 16 (1.41%) SAN
6 14 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.15%) MPLS
7 13 (1.15%) VoIP
8 12 (1.06%) 4G
9 10 (0.88%) 3G
10 9 (0.80%) Intranet
11 8 (0.71%) UMTS
11 8 (0.71%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.71%) Wireless
12 7 (0.62%) Network Security
13 6 (0.53%) GPRS
14 5 (0.44%) LDAP
14 5 (0.44%) ATM
14 5 (0.44%) Broadband
14 5 (0.44%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (2.21%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.62%) QlikView
5 7 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.44%) Spotfire
7 5 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.35%) MS Access
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.35%) DataStage
8 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.27%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.18%) MySQL
10 2 (0.18%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (0.62%) StarTeam
2 3 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.18%) Introscope
3 2 (0.18%) Toad
3 2 (0.18%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (0.18%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.088%) Ant
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.088%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.088%) CruiseControl
General
1 361 (31.89%) Finance
2 161 (14.22%) Telecoms
3 77 (6.80%) Retail
4 39 (3.45%) Banking
5 36 (3.18%) Marketing
6 30 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.94%) Automotive
8 19 (1.68%) Spanish Language
9 16 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.24%) Legal
11 12 (1.06%) Publishing
11 12 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.06%) Electronics
12 11 (0.97%) Advertising
13 10 (0.88%) Local Government
14 9 (0.80%) Back Office
15 5 (0.44%) Billing
15 5 (0.44%) French Language
15 5 (0.44%) German Language
16 4 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 601 (53.09%) Project Manager
2 139 (12.28%) Analyst
3 71 (6.27%) Programme Manager
4 56 (4.95%) IT Project Manager
5 53 (4.68%) Business Analyst
5 53 (4.68%) Infrastructure Manager
6 49 (4.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 49 (4.33%) Senior Manager
7 48 (4.24%) Technical Manager
8 45 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
9 41 (3.62%) Technical Project Manager
10 36 (3.18%) PMO Analyst
11 35 (3.09%) Coordinator
12 33 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 26 (2.30%) Delivery Manager
14 24 (2.12%) Architect
14 24 (2.12%) Change Manager
15 23 (2.03%) Project Coordinator
15 23 (2.03%) Project Officer
16 22 (1.94%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.36%) .NET
2 19 (1.68%) ASP.NET
3 13 (1.15%) Middleware
3 13 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (0.53%) Web Services
5 6 (0.53%) HTML
6 4 (0.35%) SAML
6 4 (0.35%) COM
7 3 (0.27%) J2EE
8 2 (0.18%) XML
8 2 (0.18%) ODBC
8 2 (0.18%) EDI
8 2 (0.18%) JDBC
8 2 (0.18%) JSF
9 1 (0.088%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.088%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.088%) jQuery
9 1 (0.088%) JSP
9 1 (0.088%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.48%) PMI
2 42 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.12%) NHS
4 16 (1.41%) FMCG
5 13 (1.15%) N-Tier
6 12 (1.06%) Smart Meter
6 12 (1.06%) Replication
7 11 (0.97%) DTV
7 11 (0.97%) CMDB
8 9 (0.80%) EPoS
9 8 (0.71%) Open Source
9 8 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.62%) Data Extraction
11 6 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.44%) CCTV
13 4 (0.35%) Statistics
13 4 (0.35%) Social Network
13 4 (0.35%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 79 (6.98%) Windows
2 27 (2.39%) UNIX
3 21 (1.86%) Linux
4 20 (1.77%) Windows 7
5 10 (0.88%) Windows XP
5 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.44%) AIX
6 5 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.18%) Solaris
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.088%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 612 (54.06%) Project Management
2 238 (21.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 211 (18.64%) ITIL
4 104 (9.19%) PRINCE
5 102 (9.01%) Programme Management
5 102 (9.01%) Project Planning
6 99 (8.75%) Change Management
7 79 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 79 (6.98%) Migration
8 78 (6.89%) Scrum
9 63 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (5.30%) CRM
11 59 (5.21%) Service Management
12 56 (4.95%) Waterfall
13 48 (4.24%) Change Control
14 47 (4.15%) Supplier Management
15 46 (4.06%) Service Delivery
16 45 (3.98%) Business Analysis
17 43 (3.80%) Time Management
18 38 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (5.30%) SQL
2 32 (2.83%) Java
3 29 (2.56%) C
4 26 (2.30%) C#
5 15 (1.33%) PHP
6 14 (1.24%) VB
7 13 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.35%) Perl
9 2 (0.18%) C++
9 2 (0.18%) VBA
9 2 (0.18%) REXX
9 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.088%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.088%) R
10 1 (0.088%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 221 (19.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 185 (16.34%) PMI Certification
3 140 (12.37%) Security Cleared
4 131 (11.57%) PMP
5 110 (9.72%) SC Cleared
6 109 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 96 (8.48%) Degree
8 47 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
9 43 (3.80%) ISEB
10 42 (3.71%) DV Cleared
11 28 (2.47%) APMP
12 10 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.71%) HND
13 8 (0.71%) CISSP
14 7 (0.62%) CISM
14 7 (0.62%) HNC
14 7 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.44%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.21%) ISO 9001
2 24 (2.12%) QA
3 15 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.33%) SLA
4 8 (0.71%) P3O
5 7 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.088%) GxP
8 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.35%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.27%) XenApp
5 3 (0.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.88%) SCCM
2 8 (0.71%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (0.62%) WMI
4 5 (0.44%) SCOM
4 5 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.18%) OVSD
5 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.18%) Netcool
5 2 (0.18%) OPNET
5 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.18%) nmon
Vendors
1 186 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 101 (8.92%) Oracle
3 66 (5.83%) SAP
4 40 (3.53%) VMware
5 36 (3.18%) Cisco
6 27 (2.39%) HP
7 26 (2.30%) Citrix
8 16 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.24%) IBM
9 14 (1.24%) Remedy
10 12 (1.06%) CheckPoint
11 10 (0.88%) Hyperion
12 8 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.71%) Serena
12 8 (0.71%) Guidewire
13 7 (0.62%) ComArch
13 7 (0.62%) EMC
13 7 (0.62%) Borland
14 6 (0.53%) Business Objects
15 5 (0.44%) Juniper
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £230 to £250 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £390 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago